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Top Choice Sardinian in Olbia

Agriturismo Agrisole

Tucked serenely away in the countryside around 10km north of Olbia, this Gallurese stazzo (farmhouse) dishes up a feast of home cooking. Monica, your charming host, brings dish after marvellous dish to the table – a…
Top Choice Italian in Olbia


This smart, intimate bistro entices with a laid-back vibe, warm service and an appetising mix of Sardinian and Ligurian cuisine. Start with its decadent sampler of five seafood antipasti, then move on to Sardinian c…
Top Choice Museum in Olbia

Museo Archeologico

Architect Vanni Macciocco designed Olbia’s strikingly contemporary museum near the port. The museum spells out local history in artefacts, from Roman amulets and pottery to nuraghic finds. The highlight is the relic…
Top Choice Bar in Olbia

Movida Lounge

Olbia's coolest new lounge bar draws locals for cocktails, wine, excellent food, DJs and live music. The vast space encompasses three distinct environments: a slick brick- and stone-walled resto-bar, a spacious cour…
Winery in Olbia

Tenute Olbios

Spread across 60 hectares, Tenute Olbios estate whisks visitors through the winemaking process in 1½-hour guided tours (€10), which head down to the cellar and conclude with a three-wine tasting below the oak ceilin…
Food & Drinks in Olbia


This shop's name translates as 'desires', and you'll understand why once you see its tempting array of Sardinian food and drink. Choose from pane carasau (Sardinian flatbread), delectable Sardinian sweets from Olien…
Fusion in Olbia

L'Essenza Bistrot

For a classy night out, head for this modern bistro with romantic sidewalk seating and a beautifully remodelled stone-walled and wood-beamed interior. Local seafood and produce feature prominently on the ever-evolvi…
Sardinian in Olbia

Ristorante da Paolo

Stone walls, timber ceilings and coastal paintings give this restaurant a cheery air. Dig into soul food such as zuppa gallurese (a hearty soup made with bread, cheese and lamb broth), sea bass with artichokes, and …
Club in Olbia

Villa Pascià

This glam club attracts a young, upbeat crowd on summer weekends. The pick of local DJs keeps the dance floor rammed, pumping out house, hip-hop and Latin beats. It's a five-minute taxi ride from the centre of town.
Wine Bar in Olbia

In Vino Veritas

Bottles line the walls at this inviting wine bar. Snag a table to taste Sardinian wines from Vermentinos to Cannonaus, artisanal beers and a tasting plate of local salumi and formaggi.